Planet Kepler-42 b

Name Kepler-42 b
Discovered in 2012
Mass < 0.009 MJ
Semi-major axis 0.0116 AU
Orbital period 1.2137672 (± 4.6e-06) day
Eccentricity
ω
Tperi
Radius 0.07 (± 0.02) RJ
Inclination
Update Aug. 30, 2013
Detection Method Transit
Mass Detection Method
Radius Detection method
Molecules detected
Primary transit
Secondary transit
Anomaly angle
impact Parameter b
Time Vr=0
Velocity Semiamplitude K
Calculated temperature
Measured temperature
Hottest point longitute
Surface gravity log(g/gH)
Alternate Names

Graphical Ephemeris (Beta Version)

Remarks

Alias KOI-961.01

Star

Name Kepler-42
Distance 38.7 (± 6.3) pc
Spectral type
Apparent magnitude V 16.12
Mass 0.13 (± 0.05) MSun
Age
Effective temperature 3068.0 (± 174.0) K
Radius 0.17 (± 0.05) RSun
Metallicity [Fe/H] -0.48 (± 0.17)
Detected Disc
Magnetic Field
RA2000 19:28:53.0
Dec2000 +44:37:10
Alternate Names
Planetary system 3 planets

Remarks

Alias KOI-961
Alias KID 8561063
Alias 2MASS J19285255+4437096

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Content
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